Things To Do Near The University of Connecticut



  1. 1. See a Movie at the Mansfield Drive-In

    Mansfield, CT

    Pro Tip: Bring a Pizza!

  2. 2. Take a Hike at Diane’s Pool

    Chaplin, CT

  3. 3. Get Ice Cream at the UCONN Dairy Bar

    Storrs, CT

  4. 4. Get an Acai Bowl or Avocado Toast at Not Only Juice

    Willimantic, CT

  5. 5. Get Dinner on the Water at LakeView Restaurant and Bar

    Coventry, CT

  6. 6. Go to The Driving Range or Play Mini Golf at Mar-Lea’s

    Bolton, CT

  7. 7. Get Pretzels and Draft Beers at Hop Knot Storrs

    Storrs, CT

    Pro Tip: Order the Pretzel Oreos 

  8. 8. Do Aerial Yoga at Aloft Aerial Fitness

    Mansfield, CT

  9. 9. Go Apple Picking at Buell’s Orchards

    Eastford, CT

  10. 10. Go to Open Skate at the UConn Ice Rink

    Storrs, CT

  11. 11. Get Smoothies at Liquid Nirvana

    Glastonbury/Avon, CT

    Pro Tip: Order the Peanut Butter and Jelly Acai Bowl!

  12. 12. Shop in West Hartford Center

    West Hartford, CT

  13. 13. Get a Bubble Cone at Milkcraft

    West Hartfors, CT

  14. 14. Go To Evergreen Walk

    South Windsor, CT

  15. 15. Get Tacos and Margaritas at Bartaco

    West Hartford, CT

  16. 16. Eat Hibachi at Sakura Garden

    South Windsor/Glastonbury, CT

  17. 17. Take a Cycling Class at Tribe

    West Hartford, CT

  18. 18. Go To a Hartford Yard Goats Game 

    Hartford, CT

  19. 19. Watch UCONN Men's Hockey at the XL Center 

    Hartford, CT

  20. 20. Use Your Complimentary Student UPASS and Take the Train From Hartford to Any Place in Connecticut for Free

    Pro tip: NYC and Boston are discounted!